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General Gynecology

Sexual Dysfunction


Persistent problems with sexual desire or response may be a medical condition called sexual dysfunction. These problems may occur at varies points in your life. Although sexual dysfunction is a common problem in men and women, many people are hesitant to discuss it or seek treatment from a physician. Fortunately, most cases of sexual dysfunction can be treated successfully.

Our physicians will do a thorough physical examination to look for physical issues that may be causing or diminishing your sexual fulfillment. They will also ask you about any mental health issues that could be interfering with your sexual response to determine an appropriate treatment plan, which may include one or more of the following components:

  • Behavioral treatments
  • Education and communication
  • Medication
  • Mechanical aids
  • Psychotherapy